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  • Cryptolaria elegans
  • fragment (70% ethanol)
  •    Syntype of Cryptolaria elegans
  • Sombrero Key
  • Atlantic Ocean: Atlantic, Western Central: United States: Florida
  • 1 May 1868
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Cryptolaria elegans Allman, 1877
Animalia Cnidaria Hydrozoa Hydroida Lafoeidae Cryptolaria elegans
Identified by George J. Allman in 1877
Nature of ID: type ID
Allman 1877, Page 20, Syntype of Cryptolaria elegans
Pl. XIV. Figs. 1, 2
Media of type text, Allman 1877. Description:MCZ Memoirs Vol. V no. 2
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Media Details
MCZ Memoirs Vol. V no. 2
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Atlantic Ocean
Country: United States
State/Province: Florida
Specific Locality: Sombrero Key
Verbatim Locality: Sombrero Key, Florida reef
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 152 fms
Coordinates: 24° 18´ 0´´ N 80° 58´ 30´´ W (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1868-05-01; Source: Lists of Dredging Stations in North American Water from 1867-1887 by Sanderson Smith
Collecting Date: 1 May 1868
station number: 10P
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
fragment (70% ethanol) poor unknown 0 only fragments